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Securities Credit Derivatives

  • TOKYO, March 27- Japanese government bond prices were steady across the board as investors were reluctant to stake out positions ahead of the looming domestic fiscal year-end. Trading volumes were low with many domestic institutional investors having closed their books ahead of the March 31 fiscal year-end. JGB futures did manage to eke out modest gains...

  • NEW YORK, March 26- U.S. 10- year Treasury note futures prices were higher at the open on Sunday, after President Donald Trump's stunning political setback on Friday when Republican leaders pulled legislation to overhaul the U.S. healthcare system. Treasury futures gained 4/ 32 s in price, indicating that yields would start the week lower when bonds start trading...

  • NEW YORK, March 26- U.S. 10- year Treasury note futures prices were little changed at the open on Sunday, after President Donald Trump's stunning political setback on Friday when Republican leaders pulled legislation to overhaul the U.S. healthcare system.

  • U.S. 10- YEAR TREASURY NOTE FUTURES PRICES FALL. 01 PCT AFTER TRADING REOPENS AFTER HEALTHCARE DEFEAT.

  • TOKYO, March 23- Japanese government bonds were supported on Thursday by the firmness in U.S. bonds and waning expectations that the Bank of Japan could raise its bond yield target later this year. The benchmark 10- year JGB futures rose 0.06 point to 150.48, while the yield on the benchmark 10- year cash JGBs stood flat at 0.055 percent. U.S. bond yields hit a...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 23- U.S. regulators joined their European counterparts on Thursday and granted some last-minute relief on a swaps rule, after the derivatives industry said it was overwhelmed with record-keeping requirements by the rule coming online next week aimed at driving down risk in the financial system. The country's banking regulators- the Federal...

  • LONDON, Feb 23- Germany is not worried by the strong demand for its short-dated government bonds but would be willing to issue extra debt if it saw signs of a squeeze that made futures contracts difficult to fulfill, a spokeswoman for its debt office said. The European Central Bank's bond-buying program and upcoming regulatory changes have helped drive...

  • TOKYO, Feb 23- Japanese government bonds firmed on Thursday, after better-than-expected demand at an auction of 20- year JGBs. The benchmark 10- year JGB yield inched down 0.5 bp to 0.075 percent, while 10- year JGB futures were up 0.13 point at 150.21 in afternoon trade, lifted from their morning session close of 150.16 by the auction results.

  • TOKYO, Feb 13- Japanese government bonds edged lower on Monday, though yields were still well shy of recent highs after the Bank of Japan's move last week to keep rising superlong rates in check. The benchmark 10- year JGB yield rose 1 basis point to 0.090 percent, while 10- year JGB futures finished down 0.07 point at 149.85. "It's a quiet market, currently," compared to...

  • TOKYO, Feb 3- The Bank of Japan offered to buy benchmark 10- year Japanese government bonds in a special operation on Friday, sending JGB futures higher and the 10- year yield falling from its session high. The BOJ offered to buy benchmark 10- year JGBs at a yield of 0.110 percent. The central bank said the JGB buying operation was aimed at keeping the 10- year yield at...

  • *C.bank injects 245.5 bln yuan via MLF. SHANGHAI, Jan 24- China's central bank raised interest rates on a key funding tool, the medium-term lending facility, on Tuesday in its latest bid to cut debt levels and bolster financial stability. China's benchmark bond futures prices fell at the end of the trading day on the higher rates, as the People's Bank of China also...

  • TOKYO, Jan 19- Japanese government bond prices fell on Thursday, after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signalled faster interest rates than markets had been anticipating and as an auction of five-year JGBs drew tepid demand. The price of the 10- year JGB futures dropped 0.23 point to 150.09, marking their biggest fall since Dec. 15. The bearish mood...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 9- Post-trade provider the Depository Trust& Clearing Corporation will use blockchain technology this year to rebuild its platform that processes $11 trillion worth of credit default swaps, as Wall Street intensifies efforts to take advantage of the emerging technology. It expects the new blockchain-enabled Trade Information Warehouse to go...

  • TOKYO, Dec 27- Japanese government bonds wavered in narrow ranges on Tuesday, underpinned by decent demand at a two-year auction but lacking incentives as trade waned in the final days of the year. The benchmark 10- year yield edged up 0.5 basis point to 0.060 percent, while 10- year JGB futures finished up 0.01 point at 149.82. The Ministry of Finance offered 2.3...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. "Treasuries are likely to be up in price, down in yield, as a result of the referendum as a" safe haven "investment with the dollar already up significantly versus the Euro," said Mark Grant, Chief Strategist and Managing Director at Hilltop Securities. "Italy is a G7 country and third largest economy in euro zone and with a weak and troubled banking...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. Treasury futures prices rose on Sunday after Italian voters were seen rejecting a change to the country's constitution, which was designed to hasten the legislative process. President-elect Donald Trump's policies and higher oil prices would stoke inflation, which erodes bond prices.

  • U.S. 10- YEAR TREASURY NOTE FUTURES PRICES RISE 0.35 PCT AFTER TRADING REOPENS FOLLOWING ITALIAN REFERENDUM.

  • Nov 18- Speculators were more bullish on U.S. 10- year Treasury note futures earlier this week following a brutal bond market sell-off on inflation worries, according to Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday. Traders have been nervous about rising inflation following Donald Trump's stunning U.S. presidential win on Nov. 8.

  • TOKYO, Nov 14- Japanese government bonds edged down on Monday, taking their cue from U.S. Treasuries, with benchmark 10- year JGB futures and cash bonds creeping down to their lowest levels since Sept. 21. The 10- year yield has traded in negative territory since the Bank of Japan announced its current monetary policy on Sept. 21: to guide the 10- year yield around zero...

  • TOKYO, Nov 14- Japanese government bonds edged down on Monday, taking their cue from U.S. Treasuries, with benchmark 10- year JGB futures and cash bonds creeping down to their lowest levels since Sept. 21. The 10- year yield has traded in negative territory since the Bank of Japan announced its current monetary policy on Sept. 21: to guide the 10- year yield around zero...